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  • 07/07/2015  Fire Season is Here...Is Your Home Ready?  Fire Season in Alameda County is here. Is your home ready? Click on the link above to learn about the simple steps you can take to increase the chance of your home surviving a fire this summer.

Archived News

  • 04/30/2015  The Next CERT Academy Begins in Union City on 5/1  How will you prepare for the next disaster? Sign up for our next Community Emergency Response Team training in Union City on Friday, May 1st through Sunday, May 3rd. Click on the link above for more information.
  • 04/14/2015  Alameda County Fire Fighters Annual Rowell Ranch Rodeo Pancake Breakfast -May 9th  Save the Date for the Alameda County Fire Fighters Annual Rowell Ranch Rodeo Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Fire Station #25 (20336 San Miguel Ave.) in Castro Valley from 7AM-10AM!
  • 03/23/2015  Tickets for the 30th Annual Public Safety Dispatcher Recognition Banquet are on Sale!  Help support the great work of Alameda County Public Safety Dispatchers! Click on the link above to purchase a ticket or make a donation to the 30th Annual Alameda County Public Safety Dispatchers Recognition Banquet on April 17, 2015 at 6PM in Pleasanton
  • 02/17/2015  February is American Heart Month!  Did you know the month of February is American Heart Month? Stay heart healthy by clicking on the link above to learn more about the warning signs of a stroke, heart attack and/or cardiac arrest.
  • 01/14/2015  ACFD Fire Station 34 Temporarily Closed for Major Building Repairs, Firefighters Relocated to ACFD Fire Station 35  From January 13, 2015 until late June/early July 2015, Alameda County Fire Station 34 on Powell Street in Emeryville will be temporarily closed for major building repairs. Firefighters normally housed at Station 34 will be relocated to ACFD Station 35.
  • 12/26/2014  Put A Freeze On Winter Fires!(1187KB)  Did you know that home fires occur more during the winter than in any other season? As you make adjustments to your residence in order to stay warm this winter, please click on the link above to review a few important seasonal fire safety tips.
  • 12/03/2014  Put A Freeze on Winter Holiday Fires!(963KB)  As you decorate your home this holiday season, review these fire safety tips to help reduce your risk for a home fire. Please click on the link above to download the fire safety tip sheet.
  • 10/17/2014  Memorial Service on 10/23 Set to Honor William McCammon, First Fire Chief of the Alameda County Fire Department(20KB)  The community is invited to honor the life of Chief McCammon at a memorial service on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 11:00AM at the Alameda County Fairgrounds (4501 Pleasanton Avenue, Pleasanton, CA 94566) in Building A (Young California Building).
  • 07/07/2015  Help Save A Life! Install the Free PulsePoint App on your Smartphone!  Help save someone's life by downloading the free PulsePoint App on your SmartPhone. Search PulsePoint in the Apple App Store or in Android Apps on Google Play. Click on the link above to learn more about the benefits of the App!
  • 05/20/2015  May is Stroke Awareness Month--Learn the Sudden Signs of a Stroke!(199KB)  A stroke stops blood from getting to the brain and can be disastrous. Do you know the signs and symptoms of a stroke? Click on the link above to download a poster for your office or home to help educate those around you. You just may save someone's life.
  • 04/30/2015  Save the Date: The Alameda County Fire Fighters Annual Rowell Ranch Rodeo Pancake Breakfast is on 5/9  Join Alameda County Fire Fighters for the Annual Rowell Ranch Rodeo Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, 5/9 from 7AM-10AM at Fire Station #25 (20336 San Miguel Avenue) in Castro Valley. Tickets are $5 each and may be purchased at the door.
  • 03/01/2015  How Will You Help Your Neighborhood When a Disaster Happens?  Did you know the Alameda County Fire Department offers free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) and Personal Emergency Preparedness (PEP) Trainings? Click on the link above to learn more about the training opportunities scheduled through June 2015.
  • 07/07/2015  Personal Emergency Preparedness (PEP) Fall Workshop Registration is Open!  Registration for our free Personal Emergency Preparedness (PEP) Workshops are open! Learn how to prepare your home for an emergency, make an emergency supply kit and manage your utilities after an earthquake. Please click on the link above to enroll.
  • 05/20/2015  Attend a Personal Identity Theft Preparedness Workshop on 5/26  Attend a free workshop on Tuesday, May 26th at 6:30PM in Castro Valley to learn effective ways to fight identity theft at a local level through awareness and education. Please click on the link above for more information and/or to RSVP.
  • 06/02/2015  We're Hiring Firefighter Recruits!  Interested in being an Alameda County Firefighter? Click on the link above to learn more information about the Firefighter Recruit hiring process and submit an application online.



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